The Adult Education Programs at Sacred Heart are for learners 18 years and older.  Our programs include GED taught in Spanish, English as a Second Language (ESL), Citizenship Preparation, Plaza Comunitaria, Spanish (for non-native speakers), Latino Leadership (Liderazgo), Abriendo Puertas, and Computer Literacy.

For information regarding our programs for FALL 2021, click here.



GED Preparation class taught in Spanish by subject: math, language arts, social studies, and science.

Family at GED graduation

Family at GED graduation


English as a Second Language classes for adults offered in morning or evening. Multiple levels available.

Plaza Comunitaria

Elementary and secondary literacy education, using an innovative educational program in Spanish, is offered through a partnership with the Mexican Consulate.

Spanish Program

Classes for non-native speakers with a community-focused approach. Beginner level available. For more information. click here.

Latino Leadership Institute

Leadership and civic engagement program conducted in Spanish. Participants earn 3 continuing education credits from the University of Richmond.

latino leadership institute


12-week program to prepare for the Citizenship interview taught in low-intermediate English. The program includes civics questions and interview practice. It is recommended to have an intermediate level proficiency of English for this course.

Abriendo Puertas

Classes in Spanish for parents of children 0-5 years of age.

Thank you!

Computer Class

Basic computer and digital literacy taught in Spanish.